Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RESTful
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 67 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 +15
Contract jobs citing RESTful 56 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.06% 1.61% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.56% 7.73% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 8
Essex median daily rate £513 £265 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.40% -29.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £388 £258 £290
90th Percentile £600 £489 £475
East of England median daily rate £450 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +28.57% -9.68% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 3
Essex median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £31.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% +14.21% -
10th Percentile £37.00 £36.00 £31.30
90th Percentile £63.75 £36.00 £31.95
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £31.52
% change year-on-year +73.61% +14.21% -

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 360 181 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 45.40% 20.88% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 116 191
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £317 £250 £240
90th Percentile £600 £525 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 28
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.37% +8.23%
10th Percentile £26.44 £31.00 £31.18
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.92 £42.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RESTful in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -2 15 £450 +69.81% 1
Basildon - 10 £375 -
RESTful
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 50 (89.29%) TDD
2 43 (76.79%) JSON
3 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (69.64%) XML
5 34 (60.71%) Java
5 34 (60.71%) Manufacturing
6 30 (53.57%) Web Services
6 30 (53.57%) Middleware
7 29 (51.79%) Oracle
8 28 (50.00%) SOAP
9 27 (48.21%) Greenfield Project
10 26 (46.43%) SOA
10 26 (46.43%) Mule
10 26 (46.43%) Oracle Service Bus
10 26 (46.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 26 (46.43%) WSO2
10 26 (46.43%) Apache Camel
11 25 (44.64%) XSLT
11 25 (44.64%) Maven
11 25 (44.64%) XPath
11 25 (44.64%) WireMock
11 25 (44.64%) Swagger
12 24 (42.86%) Marketing
12 24 (42.86%) Electronics
12 24 (42.86%) Telecoms
12 24 (42.86%) Finance
12 24 (42.86%) Programme Management
12 24 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (42.86%) SAP
12 24 (42.86%) JavaScript

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (46.43%) Mule
1 26 (46.43%) Oracle Service Bus
1 26 (46.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (16.07%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) GitHub
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Maven
2 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
2 13 (23.21%) JUnit
3 9 (16.07%) Calabash
3 9 (16.07%) Gradle
4 8 (14.29%) Android Studio
5 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.14%) JIRA
6 4 (7.14%) Subversion
6 4 (7.14%) Xcode
7 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (60.71%) Manufacturing
2 24 (42.86%) Electronics
2 24 (42.86%) Finance
2 24 (42.86%) Marketing
2 24 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (98.21%) Developer
2 31 (55.36%) Agile Developer
2 31 (55.36%) Integration Developer
3 26 (46.43%) SOA Developer
4 15 (26.79%) Senior Developer
5 13 (23.21%) Senior Agile Developer
6 11 (19.64%) Java Developer
6 11 (19.64%) Lead Developer
7 10 (17.86%) Android Developer
8 5 (8.93%) iOS Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C/C++ Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C++ Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Embedded C Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Embedded Developer
9 3 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (76.79%) JSON
2 39 (69.64%) XML
3 30 (53.57%) Middleware
3 30 (53.57%) Web Services
4 28 (50.00%) SOAP
5 26 (46.43%) Apache Camel
6 25 (44.64%) Swagger
6 25 (44.64%) WireMock
6 25 (44.64%) XSLT
7 16 (28.57%) HTML
8 13 (23.21%) Core Animation
8 13 (23.21%) Core Data
9 11 (19.64%) AngularJS
9 11 (19.64%) Spring
9 11 (19.64%) Spring Boot
10 9 (16.07%) Android SDK
10 9 (16.07%) Kafka
10 9 (16.07%) OAuth
10 9 (16.07%) OAuth2
10 9 (16.07%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (48.21%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (23.21%) Animation
3 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.14%) Device Driver
5 4 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (7.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.79%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.79%) STB
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Android
2 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (89.29%) TDD
2 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) SOA
4 24 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
4 24 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (25.00%) MVC
6 14 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 14 (25.00%) Push Notifications
7 13 (23.21%) OOA/OOD
7 13 (23.21%) OOD
8 10 (17.86%) Android Development
9 9 (16.07%) Test Management
10 5 (8.93%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (8.93%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.93%) Telematics
11 4 (7.14%) iOS Development
11 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
11 4 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) Java
2 25 (44.64%) XPath
3 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 4 (7.14%) C
5 4 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) ES6
8 1 (1.79%) SQL
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Oracle
2 26 (46.43%) WSO2
3 24 (42.86%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Xamarin